Winnipeg Skates Past Florida 5-4 - Recap
Andrew Ladd scored twice to lead the Jets over Florida 5-4 on Tuesday at BankAtlantic Center.
Winnipeg was an underdog by +135 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.
Winnipeg got goals from Andrew Ladd (2), Bryan Little, Zach Bogosian, and Evander Kane in the victory. Kane opened the scoring at 13:15 of the second period.
Ondrej Pavelec turned in a 34-save effort for the Jets.
Florida got goals from Marco Sturm, Tomas Fleischmann, Tomas Kopecky, and Kris Versteeg in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Florida got a 25-stop effort from Jose Theodore in the loss.
Winnipeg scored 1 time on 2 chances on the power play, while Florida went 1-for-2 with the man advantage.
Florida outshot Winnipeg 38-30 in the game.
Next game, Winnipeg takes its act on the road to face New York looking for another win. For Florida, they head on the road to face Washington.